Gavin Bryars (1943)

Cadman Requiem (1989)

version for voices and viol consort

  • General information
    • Composition date : 1989
    • Duration : 30 mn
    • Dedication : Bill Cadman
    • Libretto (details, author) :

      I. Requiem/Kyrie
      II. Bede (paraphrase latine du Creation Hymn de Caedmon)
      III. Agnus Dei
      IV. Caedmon Creation Hymn
      V. In Paradisum

Detailed formation
  • soloist : 4 singing voices
  • 2 pardessus de viole, 2 tenor viols, bass viol, double bass viol

Premiere information

  • Date : 21 December 1998
    Location :

    Royaume-Uni, Westminster Cathedral